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1 York Street, Fitzroy North
A sun-lit Italian corner spot open from morning till night.
Dari Korean Cafe and Bar
27-29 Hardware Lane, Melbourne
The CBD cafe serving up a jam and salad sandwich made famous by K-pop stars.
Ground Level, T&G Building, 161 Collins Street, Melbourne
An all-day CBD dining hub from the team behind Top Paddock and Higher Ground.
176 Chapel Street, Windsor
This dessert store is dedicated entirely to Greek doughnuts — they come topped with Nutella, Oreos and ice cream.
279 Victoria Street, West Melbourne
Hand-strained miso soup, Tokyo coffee and traditional Japanese fare in West Melbourne.
88 Chesterville Road, Cheltenham
A colourful Cheltenham corner cafe serving up locally roasted coffee and Middle Eastern-inspired dishes.
New Student Precinct, University Of Melbourne, Parkville
An all-vegan and mostly gluten-free cafe fighting youth homelessness with jaffles and coffee.
Goldie Asian Canteen + Brews — PERMANENTLY CLOSED
399 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
A mod-Asian tuck shop with bubble tea cocktails in the CBD.
Flovie Florist Cafe
261-263 Queensberry Street, Carlton
Carlton's colourful florist and cafe, with fluffy soufflé hotcakes, by the co-owner of White Mojo.
10 Katherine Place, Melbourne
A sprawling new cafe that marks the second CBD venue for the Melbourne institution.
Shop 8, One Melbourne Quarter, 699 Collins Street, Docklands
A specialty coffee spot just a short stroll from Southern Cross Station.
Gotcha Fresh Tea
398 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
This Taiwanese bubble tea chain specialises in teas with everything from charcoal, cumquat, collagen and even cheese foam.
Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie
45 Cook Street, Flinders
A small chocolate shop creating all sorts of truffles, ice creams and brownies.
King & Godfree
297 Lygon Street, Carlton
The 135-year-old institution has been reborn as a three-level Italian food mecca.
Melvin Coffee + Kitchen
134 Johnston Street, Collingwood
Collingwood's newest addition features revamped cafe classics and an all-weather courtyard.
148 Scotchmer Street, Fitzroy North
You can get spaghetti bolognese in a bread bowl at this Fitzroy North spot.
15 Elwood Foreshore, Elwood
This all-day diner is located right on Elwood Beach.
Level 3, Highpoint Shopping Centre, 120–200 Rosamond Road, Maribyrnong
A croissant and coffee refuge with an ex-Chin Chin chef.
25 Preston Street, Preston
The sister cafe to Fitzroy's Sonido boasts an arepa lab out back.
Harper & Blohm Cheese Shop
365 Sydney Road, Brunswick
This Sydney Road cheese shop is serving up some of the city's best toasties.